The first table below looks at the demand for LESS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LESS over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Dundee region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LESS (Dynamic Stylesheet Language, LessCSS)
Rank 23 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LESS 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 1.54% - 2.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.23% - 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £22,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
31 29 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 47.69% 41.43% 75.68%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 23
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,100 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LESS
Scotland

LESS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LESS across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LESS Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

LESS
Salary Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LESS across the Dundee region.

LESS Salary Trend in Dundee

LESS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing LESS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LESS.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Sinatra

LESS
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing LESS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LESS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Sinatra
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby